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Multiple Realities : Experimental Art in the Eastern Bloc 1960s - 1980s

Artist: Collectif

Author: Pavel Pyś

Publisher: Walker Art Center

Multiple Realities présente un vaste panorama d'artistes avant-gardes de l'Europe de l'est d'après-guerre. L'ouvrage met en lumière les façons dont iels ont refusé, contourné, éludé et subverti les systèmes officiels, créant ainsi des œuvres pleines d'esprit, d'humour et d'ironie. En s'appuyant sur les arts visuels, les performances, la musique et la culture matérielle, ce catalogue d'exposition rassemble les œuvres de près de 100 artistes d'Allemagne de l'Est, de Pologne, de Tchécoslovaquie, de Hongrie, de Roumanie et de Yougoslavie.

Tout en présentant certaines figures canoniques de la région, le livre met en avant des artistes moins connu·e·s, en particulier des femmes artistes, des collectifs d'artistes et celleux qui explorent l'identité à travers un prisme queer.

L'ouvrage accompagne l'exposition présentée au Walker Art Center (Minneapolis) du 11 novembre 2023 au 10 mars 2024.

Publication date:2024
Number of pages: 408 pages
Weight: 2,52 Kg.
Dimensions: 28.5 × 24.7 cm
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